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Kids Summer Reading Club 2020

Last Updated 2020/08/21

That’s a wrap! Thanks for joining in on the fun with us this summer. See you next year! Blast off with us this summer! The reading club is a great way to keep your kids engaged in learning over the summer, and help them succeed in school! Register here for the online BC Summer Reading


SVPL and COVID 19

Last Updated 2020/03/20

Important message to SVPL patrons Monday March 17, 2020 Library Services To help limit the spread of COVID 19 the Salmo Valley Public Library will be closing as of March 17th. We will remain closed until further notice. If you choose to come to the library before 6pm tonight, please limit your time while here.


Love Stories for Libraries

Last Updated 2019/03/02

February is the month to share your love! Every day, people of all ages and backgrounds from rural to urban communities turn to their libraries to access information, find jobs or go online, to get help with homework or research projects, to start a business plan or further their education, connect with their kids or simply


Salmo Library Bookclub

Last Updated 2019/11/22

Love books and want to share your thoughts and experiences with like-minded folks? Join our Friday Afternoon Book Club at the Salmo Valley Public Library! We will meet on the last Friday of the month @ 3pm to engage in lively discussions of recently published fiction and non-fiction.  We will be providing 5 books from a


Did You Know?

Last Updated 2018/02/05

Did You Know? Do you know what the Salmo Public Library can do for you, and what services it offers? No fear, a list is here! Your membership at the Salmo Valley Public Library (SVPL) is FREE. Bring in a piece of ID and proof that you are a resident of Salmo or Area G. That’s


Celebrity Reads Part 5 – Doug Murray

Last Updated 2015/09/09

Celebrity Reads continues… Another community celebrity that loves the library is local Doug Murray! Doug often stops in daily at the library. You might find him using one of our public access computers, or picking up a book from one of his favorite authors, or simply being a great guy! Over the summer months Doug


Celebrity reads Part 4 – Jillian Hearn

Last Updated 2015/08/07

Our community is full of many celebrities, and not only that, but celebrities that READ! There are those who volunteer, those who work with children, or those who lend a hand to help their neighbor. Maybe they work to provide a safe community, or maybe they are a local celebrity simply because they are wonderful


Celebrity Reads Part 3 – Laurie MacDonald

Last Updated 2015/08/07

Laurie MacDonald is one of those community members that is seen wearing many hats, and she is one more outstanding community member who is also a regular at the library. At a very young age Laurie began her life long relationship with books. Her home was full of many books to pull down from the


Celebrity Reads Part 2 – Duncan MacKay

Last Updated 2015/07/16

Another community celebrity that loves the library is our local pharmacist Duncan McKay! It can be heard about town that Duncan is a wonderful pharmacist who is supportive and understanding, but did you know that he also loves to read and is a regular at the library? We often see him stopping in at the


Celebrity Reads Part 1 – Ron Sherman

Last Updated 2015/07/16

Salmo Library Celebrity Reads… Part 1 Our community is full of many celebrities, and not only that, but celebrities that READ! There are those who volunteer, those who work with children, or those who lend a hand to help their neighbor. Maybe they work to provide a safe community, or maybe they are a local